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Tourism Promotion Advisory Committee
  • Second Thursday of each month  - 4:00 pm
  • City Hall Council Chambers, 898 Elk Drive, Brookings, OR 97415
Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to meetings. Minutes are available following approval.  View All Agendas and Minutes 

All members of the committee must be residents of Curry County.  Four of the seven members must reside within the City of Brookings. Non-city residents must have an economic interest, such as property ownership, business ownership, or employment within the City.  Terms are 3 years.

To apply to fill a vacancy, please fill out an Application to Serve.  Applications are also available at the Visitors Center in City Hall at 898 Elk Drive.   Learn more about volunteer opportunities in our community.

Current Committee Members 
Position Member Term Ending
Position #1 Bob Pieper July 1, 2020
Position #2 Sonya Billington July 1, 2020
Position #3  Dane Tippman July 1, 2020
Position #4 Matthew Honeycutt July 1, 2019
Position #5 Barbara Ciaramella July 1, 2019
Position #6 Tim Kennedy July 1, 2021
Position #7 George "Skip" Watwood July 1, 2021

The primary role of the Tourism Promotion Advisory Committee is to advise the City Council  on the use of transient occupancy tax (TOT) revenues allotted for tourism promotion

Staff support for this commission is provided by the City Manager

Support for New Events
The City of Brookings supports the development of new events or the addition of events to current events that would increase out of area visitor attendance during off-season months (October thru April). The City offers incentives to assist event organizers in facilitating and promoting their events. 
Request for Proposals - Tourism Event Incentives

More Information
To find out more about TPAC email Lauri Ziemer.